Lacy was born and raised in New Orleans, LA and is a graduate of Ursuline Academy. She attended New York University and obtained a Bachelor of Arts in Photography and Digital Media. She has studied and shown fine art photography in New York, New Orleans, and Paris and has a love for people and culture … Continue reading #WCW: Lacy Davillier – “I Couldn’t Find A Job, So I Started My Own Business”
I'm wrapping up Breast Cancer Awareness month with another edition of #WCW (Women Creating Waves). This episode I chatted with my dear friend Chris-Tia Donaldson, who is not only an author, a lawyer, a CEO of Thank God Its Natural (TGIN), but she is also a breast cancer survivor. Not only do we talk … Continue reading #WCW – Chris-Tia Donaldson “The greatest obstacle I’ve overcome was breast cancer”
In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, I chatted with my dear friend and Professor of Clinical Radiology at LSU Health New Orleans, Dr. Brooke Morell. I learned SOOOOOOO much! Because I am not of the recommended age to start receiving annual mammograms, I had no clue what the process was like, nor was … Continue reading #WCW – Dr. Brooke Morell- Assistant Professor of Clinical Radiology – Chats About #BreastCancerAwareness
Aarona Lopez was born and raised in Chicago, IL. She began stand-up comedy in 2006. She is the creator/host of Velvet Circus - a live comedy show that fuses, stand-up, sketch and musical comedy. Aarona is working her way to become "America's favorite funny girl" with her storytelling, observational humor and musical comedy talent. She … Continue reading #WCW : The Good, The Bad & Not So Funny Moments of A Female Comic – Aarona Lopez Interview
https://soundcloud.com/loniswain/a-quickie-w-actor-jay-ellis-of-hbos-insecure On this episode of The Loni Swain Show podcast, I had a "quickie" chat with actor Jay Ellis (a television and film actor, philanthropist, and entrepreneur) who is best known for his roles as "Lawrence" on HBO's hit series Insecure and "Blue" on the BET hit series The Game. Hear what he had to … Continue reading #InsecureSundays: A “Quickie” Interview w/ Lawrence aka Jay Ellis + Why do people think Lawrence is a “good guy”?
Ahhh. Jay Z's 4:44 album. So many good one-liners. So many raw emotions that we rarely hear a man acknowledge out loud, let alone Jay Z! Except maybe on "Song Cry"🤔 but nonetheless, I am hear for it. I wish all people, men and women alike, would get more in tune with their emotions. Get … Continue reading “Be Emotionally Available Before You Invite Me Over”
You know exactly who I'm talking about. The "friends" who you can only discuss a handful of topics with or otherwise your business will end up on the evening news. The "friend" that wants you to be everything, everyone and everywhere for them, yet they barely even manage to send you a "how you doing" … Continue reading Fake Friends: How many of us have them?
Spring has finally sprung! Time to officially do some spring cleaning! If you're a hoarder, a first-time purger, or just finding it hard to part with a few items- this may not be as exciting for you as it is for me! So I'm here to help with some tips to ease the pain of … Continue reading 5 Tips To Make Purging Less Painful
🎵It's been a long time...(three months to be exact) ...I shouldn't have left ya...🎵 I plan to do better ya'll!!! I hope that 2017 has been off to a great start for each and every one of you. Ultimately, this podcast is something that I think is quite fittingly appropriate for my first blog/podcast entry … Continue reading Let That Shit Go!!!
My previous post, "When It Comes To Settling, Where Do You Stand", garnered some great comments and conversation starters. One comment that I received was that "we often see the flaws in others without acknowledging our issues" and suggested a "companion post" to my previous post about "becoming the right person" instead of, or while … Continue reading “You Don’t Attract What You Want, You Attract What You Are”